About WIDOWS AND
The Fund as private organization is to the benefit of contributing members of the Police service appointed by the Police Act 68 of 1995. The Fund was founded on 23 July 1920 and became a Company on 8 December 1993. The Fund is a private organisation that is managed as a non-profit organization. The Section 21 Company/NPC was de-registered in April 2015.
The purpose of the Fund is to give financial assistance to the dependents of deceased contributors to the Fund. Serving and Retired SAPS members must be contributors at the time of death in order for their dependants to apply for financial assistance. Only employees who have been appointed in terms of the South African Police Service Act, Act 68 of 1995, may become contributors to the Fund.
SOURCES OF THE FUND’S INCOME
The Fund obtains its income from –
WEESGERUS HOLIDAY RESORT
Stay at Weesgerus holiday resort in Modimolle (Nylstroom) for a tranquil Bushveld breakaway. Contributors to the Fund qualify for a 50 % discount.
Contact Details: Tel: 014 718 7100/1/2/3/4 / website: www.weesgerus.co.za
APPLICATION FOR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AFTER A CONTRIBUTOR’S DEATH
Forms to be completed by the applicant (widow/widower or legal guardian). The completed forms can be faxed, emailed or sent by post to this office.
Forms to complete
Make sure that your dependants are registered on your SAP 96 (employment register) or Polmed in order to epidite applications for considering of financial assistance.